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Across the Cameroons : a story of war and adventure

Author: Charles Gilson
Publisher: [Auckland] : The Floating Press, [2012] ©2012
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In the transition between the colonial era and today's world order, the Cameroons were an important battleground -- both literally and metaphorically. In Captain Charles Gilson's novel Across the Cameroons: A Story of War and Adventure, the drama of the period is underscored by the heroism of individuals on both sides of the conflict.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Fiction
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Gilson, Captain Charles.
Across the Cameroons : A Story of War and Adventure.
Auckland : The Floating Press, ©2012
Material Type: Document, Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Charles Gilson
ISBN: 9781775456216 1775456218
OCLC Number: 793996729
Notes: Archived by the National Library of New Zealand in PDF (228 pages).
Novel.
"First published in 1915"--Page 2 of PDF.
Hypertext links contained in the archived instances of this title are non-functional.
Description: 1 online resource.
Contents: Title; Contents; Chapter I --
Captain von Hardenberg; Chapter II --
The Sunstone; Chapter III --
Caught Red-Handed; Chapter IV --
False Evidence; Chapter V --
The Eleventh Hour; Chapter VI --
The Pursuit Begins; Chapter VII --
Into the Bush; Chapter VIII --
Danger Ahead; Chapter IX --
The Captive; Chapter X --
When All was Still; Chapter XI --
A Shot from the Clouds; Chapter XII --
The Mystery of the Running Man; Chapter XIII --
The Black Dog; Chapter XIV --
Buried Alive!; Chapter XV --
The Valley of the Shadow; Chapter XVI --
The Enemy in Sight; Chapter XVII --
A Shot by Night. Chapter XVIII --
A Dash for LibertyChapter XIX --
War to the Knife; Chapter XX --
Honour Among Thieves; Chapter XXI --
The Last Cartridge; Chapter XXII --
The Conquest of a Colony; Chapter XXIII --
Attacked; Chapter XXIV --
The Caves; Chapter XXV --
The Lock; Chapter XXVI --
The White Madman; Chapter XXVII --
The Black Dog Bites; Chapter XXVIII --
A Race for Life; Chapter XXIX --
The Temple; Chapter XXX --
The Blood Spoor; Chapter XXXI --
The Fox in View; Chapter XXXII --
Between Two Fires; Chapter XXXIII --
On the Brink of Eternity; Chapter XXXIV --
The Sunstone Found; Chapter XXXV --
A Brother; Chapter XXXVI --
The Twelfth HourChapter XXXVII --
Too Late!; Chapter XXXVIII --
Conclusion.
Responsibility: Captain Charles Gilson.
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In the transition between the colonial era and today's world order, the Cameroons were an important battleground -- both literally and metaphorically. In Captain Charles Gilson's novel Across the Cameroons: A Story of War and Adventure, the drama of the period is underscored by the heroism of individuals on both sides of the conflict.

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